Boys Recreational Gymnastics

Boys Level 1

This class is 1½ hours and meets once per week. It is for boys ages 6 and up who have never taken gymnastics classes. Level 1 is the first step of the boys’ recreational program. Instructors use demonstration, spotting, and verbal explanation to teach new skills on each event. They may also use drills and repetition to emphasize important aspects of new skills. Skills include round-offs, dive rolls, back extension rolls and back handsprings on trampoline for Floor; circles and leg cuts on Pommel Horse; swings, flyaways, inverted hangs, supports and inlocates on Rings; stretch jumps and ‘treefalls’ on Vault; moy swings, upper arm swings and dismounts on Parallel Bars; and pullovers, back hip circles and swings on Horizontal Bar.

Boys Level 2

This class is 1½ hours and meets once per week. It is for boys ages 6 and up who have advanced from Level 1. Greater emphasis is placed on strength in order to achieve a higher level of gymnastics. New skills include round-off back handspring on Floor; false scissors on Pommel Horse; shoulder stand, back uprise and 2 inlocates on Rings; front salto and ¾ layout into resi for Vault; swing to handstands on Parallel Bars; and swing to pullover and kips on Horizontal Bar.

Boys Level 3

This class is 1 ½ hours and meets once per week. It is for boys ages 6 and up who have advanced from Level 2. New skills include front handsprings, front salto and press to handstands on Floor; loop on floor horse, 5 circles on mushroom, and false scissor to immediate leg cut on Pommel Horse; swings to layout flyaway, 2 inlocates to assisted uprise and dislocates with release on Rings; layout front and handspring over vault trainer on Vault; 5 second handstands, shoulder stands, ‘L seats’ and kips on Parallel Bars; and swing to back uprise, long hang pullover and flyaways on Horizontal Bar.



Boys Recreational Gymnastics Fall 2017 Schedule

Boys RecreationalMONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSATURDAY
Level 1
6 - 9 yrs
1½ hours
4:30pm5:30pm
10:30am
Level 1
10 - 14 yrs
1½ hours
10:30am
Level 2
6 - 9 yrs
1½ hours
5:30pm5:30pm
12:30pm
Level 2
10 - 14 yrs
1½ hours
5:45pm12:30pm
Level 3
All Ages
1½ hours
5:45pm12:30pm


Boys Recreational Gymnastics Summer 2017 Schedule

 Mon.Tues.Wed.Thurs.Fri.Sat.
Level 1
6 - 9 years
1½ hours
9:30am5:30pm10:30am
Level 1
10 - 14 years
1½ hours
9:30am5:30pm2:30pm
Level 2
6 - 9 years
1½ hours
10:30am 5:30pm12:30pm
Level 2
10 - 14 years
1½ hours
5:45pm10:30am 5:30pm12:30pm
Level 3
All Ages
1½ hours
5:45pm12:30pm

Gymnastics for All!